Norwalk divorce lawyer Sheila Cascio

A divorce likely will bring frustration and sadness, as well as other emotional upheaval. At The Law Offices of Sheila S. Cascio, the focus is on the needs of the client. Connecticut family law attorney Sheila Cascio represents clients in all of Fairfield County from offices in Norwalk and New Fairfield, and is licensed in both Connecticut and New York. Attorney Cascio believes that it is critical to move through a divorce proceeding as quickly as possible in order to minimize the impact on the individual filing for divorce, as well as any children who may be affected by the divorce.

Attorney Cascio has spent more than ten years gaining the skill and experience necessary to effectuate an efficient divorce that fulfills the goals of her clients. Through her Master's Degree in Applied Psychology, Attorney Cascio has developed her ability to empathize with the needs of her clients, thereby enabling her to be a more effective and compassionate advocate.

There are many different matters that must be addressed during a divorce action in Connecticut, including:

  • The division of property, such as residential properties, vehicles, furnishings, artwork, jewelry, investment properties, savings accounts, retirement accounts, stock portfolios, and deferred compensation;
  • The calculation of alimony and child support, as necessary;
  • The evaluation of a child custody plan and visitation schedule;
  • The valuation of any family or small business, professional practice, or any other business interest – this may involve a negotiated resolution of issues so that the business can continue to operate as a going concern and the conceding spouse may receive a greater division of property; and
  • The analysis of finances in order to discover if any hidden assets can be found.

Attorney Cascio has extensive experience working with individuals of moderate to high net worth, providing her with the insight about when to turn to financial experts, including accountants and tax professionals, in order to maximize her clients' benefits and minimize the financial risk at the conclusion of a divorce proceeding.

As part of the divorce process, Attorney Cascio is prepared to act as an advocate for individuals who have suffered through domestic violence. She has worked with battered women and understands the importance and necessity of civil restraining orders and/or criminal protective orders in ensuring the well-being of her clients and any affected children.

Effective Legal Representation for Moderate to High Net Worth Individuals

With offices in Norwalk and New Fairfield, Attorney Sheila Cascio helps clients through their divorce and family law matters. To schedule a consultation and learn more about your legal rights and responsibilities, contact her today. Call (203) 939-9411 for the Norwalk office or (203) 885-0042 for the New Fairfield location (by appointment only).

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